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790 Possible Causes for Impaired Exercise Tolerance, Increased Area of Cardiac Dullness, Lip Cyanosis

  • Congestive Heart Failure

    The impairment of exercise tolerance indicated by NYHA classification was markedly improved by PD for both groups.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Numerous mechanisms unrelated to hemodynamic dysfunction may underlie impaired exercise tolerance in patients with chronic heart failure.[doi.org] […] as tolerated and, for Pts with impaired renal function or psychogenic polydipsia, fluid restriction. 2. drug therapy with multiple agents–diuretics, ACE inhibitors, digoxin[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Cardiomyopathy

    Cardiomyopathy can be acquired or inherited. “Acquired” means you aren’t born with the disease, but you develop it due to another disease, condition, or factor. “Inherited” means your parents passed the gene for the disease on to you. Researchers continue to look for the genetic links to cardiomyopathy and to[…][web.archive.org]

  • Congenital Heart Disease

    […] include: Shortness of breath Problems with exercise The symptoms of congenital heart disease in infants and children may include: A bluish tint to the skin , fingernails, and lips[webmd.com] […] include: Shortness of breath Problems with exercise The symptoms of congenital heart disease in infants and children may include: A bluish tint to the skin, fingernails, and lips[m.webmd.com] (doctors call this cyanosis, a condition caused by a lack of oxygenated blood) Fast breathing and poor feeding Poor weight gain Lung infections An inability to exercise Continued[webmd.com]

  • Heart Disease

    Dexmedetomidine (DEX) has been reported to be safe in paediatric patients. We present the case of a girl without heart disease admitted at our PICU due to an influenza A acute respiratory distress syndrome, who suffered a paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia (PSVT) twelve hours after DEX progressive[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

    (cyanosis) seen in them. [14] The hypoxia and fluid retention leads to them being called "Blue Bloaters."[physio-pedia.com] It has not helped us understand why some patients with severe FEV1 impairment have better exercise tolerance compared with others with similar FEV1 values.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] or fingernail beds (cyanosis) Frequent respiratory infections Lack of energy Unintended weight loss (in later stages) Swelling in ankles, feet or legs People with COPD are[mayoclinic.org]

    Missing: Increased Area of Cardiac Dullness
  • Asthma

    Extrathoracic respiratory signs should also be systematically looked for, including cyanosis, finger deformation, pulsus paradoxus, and pursed lips breathing.[erj.ersjournals.com] (very pale or blue coloring in the face, lips, fingernails) Rapid movement of nostrils Ribs or stomach moving in and out deeply and rapidly Expanded chest that does not deflate[aafa.org] Is there pursed lip breathing? Is there cyanosis? Note the ratio between the inspiratory and expiratory phase.[patient.info]

    Missing: Increased Area of Cardiac Dullness
  • Cor Pulmonale

    […] and fingers (cyanosis) The goal of treatment is to control symptoms.[nlm.nih.gov] , or gums ( cyanosis ) pronounced neck veins inability to tolerate exercise Pulmonary hypertension and cor pulmonale can lead to severe fluid retention which, in turn, can[verywellhealth.com] […] discomfort, usually in the front of the chest Chest pain Swelling of the feet or ankles Symptoms of lung disorders, such as wheezing or coughing or phlegm production Bluish lips[nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Increased Area of Cardiac Dullness
  • Recurrent Pulmonary Embolism

    (blue discoloration, usually of the lips and fingers), collapse, and circulatory instability because of decreased blood flow through the lungs and into the left side of the[en.wikipedia.org] (rapid breathing), chest pain of a "pleuritic" nature (worsened by breathing), cough and hemoptysis (coughing up blood). [16] More severe cases can include signs such as cyanosis[en.wikipedia.org]

    Missing: Increased Area of Cardiac Dullness
  • Eisenmenger Syndrome

    Physical findings: • Abnormal heart rhythm (arrhythmia); • Bluish lips, fingers, toes, and skin (cyanosis); • Heart murmurs (extra sounds when listening to the heart); • Chest[secure.ssa.gov] Patients with pre-tricuspid shunts were older, had higher BNP concentrations and lower exercise tolerance compared to patients with post-tricuspid shunts.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] of lips, oral mucosa, or extremities cardiac exam high-pitched early diastolic murmur pulmonary insufficiency jugular venous distension loud pulmonary component of S2 sound[medbullets.com]

    Missing: Increased Area of Cardiac Dullness
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis

    (blue lips, nail beds, and sometimes skin due to lack of oxygen in the tissue) clubbing of the fingers (enlarged fingertips) Pulmonary fibrosis can lead to several severe[bodyandhealth.canada.com] […] of stamina loss of appetite fatigue weight loss diffuse chest pain Later on, symptoms can include: shortness of breath without exercise - eating, talking, or just resting cyanosis[bodyandhealth.canada.com]

    Missing: Increased Area of Cardiac Dullness